2019 RVIA Economic Impact Study

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RVs Move America Economic Impact Study was released June 3, 2019 at the RVIA annual meeting.

It revealed the RV industry has an overall economic impact on the US economy of $114 billion, supports nearly 600,000 jobs, with more than $32 billion in wages, and pays more than $12 billion in federal, state, and local taxes.

The announcement was made by Garry Enyart, RVIA chairman, and Onan/Cummins Director of Mobile Generator Sales & Coach Care.

For more information on the $114 billion total economic impact and what it includes, click here.

Roadmaster Base Pins Are Easier, More Durable

Thu Oct 3, 2019
Author: RV News Staff

157004697895815.jpgDeluxe towing base pins from Roadmaster are easier to insert and remove with larger handles and durable plastic coating.

Base pins are critical for towing safety as they secure the tow bar to the base plate.

The new Roadmaster deluxe base pins (part #910049) are black powder-coated for durability and held in place with tethered lynch pins that are less likely to get lost or forgotten.

Roadmaster offers the base pins in packs of two and make a user-friendly upgrade to standard base pins included with most tow bars.

The two-pack carries an MSRP of $34.86.

Based in Vancouver, Wash., Roadmaster makes tow bars, base plates, braking and suspension systems for the RV aftermarket.

Additional information is available by calling Roadmaster at: 800-669-9690, or online at Roadmaster.